Stellar is now live in the Samsung Blockchain Keystore. Stellar is partnering with Samsung to recruit and support developers in the ecosystem and create compatible apps and services.
Storing and managing keys is most crucial and difficult part of entire blockchain experience. With Stellar’s integration in Samsung Blockchain Keystore, Galaxy smartphone users will be able to store private keys of Stellar wallet securely in user-friendly way.
Software cryptocurrency wallets have been around since 2011 but Samsung Blockchain integration is built into its hardware. The company has a dedicated processor that takes care of private keys, PIN and other sensitive information.
Major Stellar ecosystem partners are already onboard. This includes DSTOQ, Nodle, Satoshi pay and Litemint are already on board. This partnership will let Stellar ecosystem developers to create blockchain apps and services for Samsung Galaxy Smartphones.
Supported Samsung Galaxy smartphone devices include Galaxy S20 Series, Galaxy Z Flip, Galaxy Note 10 Series, Galaxy Fold and Galaxy S10 series.
This will give Stellar access to around 300 million users.